The Squadron is currently on TDY to Kadena AB, Okinawa Japan. Japanese phrase on the patch says "Hi-Iduru", which means "Sun Rise".
Posted by Asif on Tue 08 Sep 2009 11:11:42 PM CEST
Translation of text
Text translates as Fighting Eagles
Posted by Asif on Fri 08 May 2009 08:02:54 PM CEST
Note Lockheed incorrectly spelt.
Posted by Asif on Sun 26 Apr 2009 11:10:14 PM CEST
Asif Shamim (Asif)
Admin Noted:- August 28, 1990. First flight of the Lockheed-led ATF. Design team rolls out the first two YF-22A prototypes at Lockheed's Plant 10 in Palmdale. The first YF-22A flies on September 29 piloted by Lockheed ATF chief test pilot Dave Ferguson. The YF-22A is powered by a pair of General Electric YF120-GE-100 turbofans
Posted by Guest on Tue 11 Jul 2006 10:06:04 PM CEST